The Scoop

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Wednesday July 16, 2008

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The Citadel: Former Alabama defensive back, Gerald Dixon, has been hired as defensive quality control at The Citadel. Dixon coached last season at Coral Park High School in Miami, FL.

Lane College: Head coach Dearrion Snead and assistant coach Leon Gray Jr. will not return to the staff. The vice president of institutional advancement for Lane College claims the coaches will not return due to a "deliberate alteration" of a student transfer document. The information was changed regarding whether a "prospective transfer student was under any type of disciplinary probation." Trent Boykins has been promoted to head coach.

South Alabama: Head coach Joey Jones has hired former Southern Miss offensive line coach, Mitch Rodrigue. Rodrique will continue to coach the offensive line at South Alabama.

Susquehanna: Nate Milne hired as offensive coordinator. Milne was the offensive line coach at SUNY-Cortland.

West Virginia: George Shehl returns to his alma mater at West Virginia University as a defensive graduate assistant. He previously served as a defensive graduate assistant at The Citadel.

JOB OPENINGS:

Eureka College: is accepting applications for a part-time defensive assistant football coach. Compensation includes $5000 stipend and a room with a value of $5580 (taxable benefit) - no board. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: coaching assigned defensive position group, assisting with the football strength program, assisting in football operations, assigned recruiting territory, and video work. Playing and/or previous coaching experience preferred. Eureka College, located in Eureka, IL, is NCAA DIII, a member of the SLIAC conference and is an equal opportunity employer. Please e-mail resume and a minimum of 3 references dsullivan@eureka.edu

Humboldt State University: Arcata, CA - Seeks applicants for a restricted earnings position with either the Defensive backs or Linebackers. This is a 10 month position with video and recruiting responsibilities attached. Salary will be discussed based upon experience. Humboldt State is a Div.II program which competes in the highly competitive Great Northwest Athletic Conference. Please email or fax information to Shay McClure at sm123@humboldt.edu or Fax# 707-826-5446.